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“Kamikaze” Slim Shady is Back

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

September 10, 2018

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I thin it's the appropriate time to say "guess who's back again? Shady's back tell a friend." Even though Eminem's last album "Revival" was released last year, his newest album, which made its debut on Aug.31, "Kamikaze," brings...

Cyberpunk trailer released

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

August 27, 2018

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Cyberpunk 2077 is an upcoming video game from developer CD Projekt Red, who also brought us The Witcher series. At E3 2018, which is the biggest yearly event in gaming, we saw a cinematic trailer for the game. The trailer showed o...

Fairy Tail final season

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

August 27, 2018

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The famous Anime “Fairy Tail,” is returning for a third season (8th in English dub) this fall. The anime is based on the manga of the same name created by Hiro Mashima. It is about a team that is part of a strong guild of wi...

Fantasy football returns

Zach Young, Courier Staff

August 27, 2018

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As the NFL season nears and most teams enter into their fourth, and final preseason, game it is now time to start talking football and specifically, fantasy football. To the novices or beginners there are two main leagues in f...

Fight with friends in Fallout 76

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

August 20, 2018

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Fallout 76 is an upcoming video game set in post-apocalyptic West Virginia. The game is being published by Bethesda, a video game company in Maryland. The Fallout series has always been about single player RPGs. This time how...

Popular soundtrack creates buzz

Evan Williamson, Staff Writer

August 20, 2018

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Music is very important to the structure of video games, from the 8-bit era to the almost cinematic masterpieces of today, video game soundtracks can make or break a game. I grew up on Nintendo making up words to Mario songs o...

The Midnight shines bright with new album

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

August 20, 2018

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The Midnight is an electronic music duo consisting of Tyler Lyle, a songwriter from the Deep South, and Tim McEwan, a producer from Denmark. The sub genre of electronic music they create is called synthwave. Synthwave is 80s electr...

Box office flop

Box office flop

August 20, 2018

Ariana Grande dropping new music

Shyanne Thomas, Courier Staff

April 30, 2018

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Just recently, the 2017 Billboard’s Female Artist of the Year has come back into the limelight and the teenage girl in me could not be happier. Ariana Grande took us all by surprise a little over a week ago when she made a...

GQ article slams classic books

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

April 30, 2018

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For a long time now, many people have fought over what exactly a well-established book is and what it looks like. Some argue that books are supposed to take you on an adventure and take you away from reality. Others think that a ...

Vox Machina origins

Evan Williamson, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

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“Vox Machina Origins” is a six-part series that tells the tale of how the characters in Campaign 1 of the hit Internet series Critical Role meet and eventually become a team. Those that are fans of the show a.k.a Critters will...

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